Dear Black woman, You make nurturing the children, loving your mate, cooking, cleaning, working your 9 to 5 while perfecting your side hustle look so easy. Just because it may look easy doesn’t mean it is. Sometimes you need to hear and feel that you are appreciated. You are the backbone of the African-American family.… Read More Encouragement Quotes for the Black Woman that Does It All 💪
Yeah, I’ve been gone for a minute but I’m back with the jumpoff! (Yassss! Homage paid to the Queen Bee Lil’ Kim.) Your girl has been going through some thangs lately. I’ve been dealing with so much personal strife that I could fill 5 lb. buckets with the amount of worry and tears I shed… Read More Read A Damn Book Challenge – November
Just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a new study underscores why it’s so important for African-American women to get screened. According to the Avon Foundation for Women, Black females are dying at higher rates of the disease than white women. Between 2010 and 2014, the breast cancer mortality rate for Black women was… Read More Study: Black Women Are Dying At Higher Rates Of Breast Cancer Than White Women — Black America Web
Hey girl! Just a few quotes to encourage you to embrace and allow your inner boss chick to shine through. New day, new month. No better time than now to get started. So, let’s get busy!
Alton Sterling. Philando Castile. Terence Crutcher. Keith Lamar Scott. Those are just a few of the many Black men that were killed by police officers this year. While some may have been justified, others not so much, nobody deserves to die at the hands of the people that vowed to protect and serve us. I… Read More The One Lesson We Need to Teach Our Black Sons in 2016
If it doesn’t make you money, better or happy then make it disappear! You make time for the people and things you want. Beauty may Get you there but Brains will Keep you there. Stop over-thinking it and just do it. The key is to START! Don’t wait until the 1st of the year or… Read More Quotes to Motivate You to Get Sh😶t Done This Month
Enough is enough! When are we going to hold each other accountable for our own actions? Every cause has an effect. So, tell me why we, the Black community, overlooked the fact that Korryn Gaines had a loaded shotgun in her arm and her five year old child in the other as the police negotiated with her for… Read More Here’s Why #SayHerName & #BlackLivesMatter Don’t Apply to Korryn Gaines
Do you bank at a Black owned bank? It’s okay, I don’t either. Sometimes it takes a tragedy to happen in order for us to wake up and realize a change is needed. For me, the recent killings of Black men by police officers and the possibility that Donald Trump may become President, was my… Read More #BankBlack : List of Black Owned Banks
Let me start off by saying it saddens my soul to see that yet another Black man was killed at the hands of a person that was sworn to protect and serve, the Police. My heart goes out to Alton Sterling’s family. One thing you should know about me is that I’m not the type to… Read More #Alton Sterling: Did He Die Because He Was Black or Resisting?
Here’s a few quotes to get you inspired and motivated to get ish done for the new month. Motivated yet? Well let’s get to it! Happy New Month😉 July, please be good to me.